Gina Starbuck, a native of Fresno, California, is turning heads everywhere she goes. This triple threat starred in the LA Company of the Broadway hit Wicked, as the Witch’s Mother. She has worked with artists such as Nicki Manij, Prince, Adam Lambert, Gavin Degraw, Gene Simmons, Meaghan Smith, Josh Kelly, and many more. She was a contributing choreographer for a live performance by Patti Labell, featuring about 300 top dancers of all ages from across the country.
Starbuck has received endless amounts of awards and recognition for her work as a dancer/choreographer, and has had features in publications such as gendance, Danceplug, DanceTrack Magazine, Dance Teacher Magazine and SYTYCDISM. Adding to her artistic abilities, Starbuck’s unique sense of style earned her a full page spread in one of Japan’s most prestigious fashion magazines, Woofin’ Girl. She has her own signature lipgloss through Cliche Cosmetics, and her dance apparel line “Starbeat” is now available at threaderstyle.com.
Since coming onto the scene in Los Angeles, Gina has appeared on a variety of television shows, films, and commercials. Starbuck’s credits include, The Tonight Show, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Bring it on 3 & 5, America’s Got Talent, Mobbed, AXE, and Visa. She’s on faculty at many prestigious conventions and dance studios including, the Edge Performing Arts Center, Millennium Dance Complex, Hollywood Vibe, MUSE Dance Company, Intrigue Dance Intensive and more. She’s also a featured choreographer at the Pulse.
Starbuck has been an associate choreographer for America’s Got Talent, under the artistic direction of Brian Friedman for two seasons. Her associate choreography credits also include the CMT show, Your Chance to Dance, and recently she has been an assistant choreographer for Emmy Award winner Tyce Diorio for the hit show So You Think You Can Dance. Soon, she will be a seen as a guest choreographer on Lifetime’s hit show, Abby Ultimate Dance Competition.
Starbuck is very involved in charity work and stays true to her belief that we should use our talents to serve and uplift our communities. In 2007, she founded Art4life, and annual fundraiser that supports cancer awareness and raises money for The American Cancer Society and she is also an ambassador for the Dancers Care Foundation. Starbuck is also an accomplished singer/songwriter and her music is available on iTunes, Amazon and many other sites.
Starbuck is an exceptionally dynamic and talented woman, who will continue to contribute new and exciting work to the entertainment industry.